District 10 Meeting – May 2, 2015

District 10 spring will be held at Redcliff, Wi. 54814. Meeting will be at the  Legendary Waters Resort & Casino, 37600 Onigamling Dr., Red Cliff, Wi. 54814. Hosted by VFW Post 8239 Bayfield. VFW Post 8239 will welcome you at the post on Friday night May 1, 2015. Snacks and Beer, Wine, soda and water will be available. Saturday meeting: 08:00 – 09:00  registration— meeting starts  at 09:00 hrs.  Meeting will include regular business (election, need post to volunteer for next three meeting sites, training, fall & spring location.) Budget approvals and anything that needs to come before the District 10. Lunch (around noon) will be: Garden Salad w/ assorted dressings, Spaghetti w/ meat sauce & Garlic bread cost $9.00. Registration for meeting $1.00 please make registration for lunch. Name___________________ phone number_________________ Address____________________________________ Post/Aux. number___________________ Number of people attending lunch_______more information please call 715-779-3453   Available Motels: Legendary Waters Resort and Casino, 37600 Onigamling Drive, Redcliff, Wi. 54814 – reservations 715-779-3712 $70.00 per night Seagull Bay Motel, 325 So. 7th. Street, Bayfield, Wi. 54814, reservations 715-779-5558 seasonal rates $70. per … Continue reading

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Ladies News Letter April. 2015

Dear Sisters, April 3, 2015 Hoping you and your Family had a Blessed Easter. Spring has arrived, along with warmer temperatures. With sadness I report the passing of our member Marie Wilke. Unable to attend meetings, the VFW and Auxiliary was very dear in her heart. Especially when she read our newsletters with info on our Poppy distributions. A donation was made in her honor to our Poppy Fund. Marie was 97 1/2 years young. Our Sympathy to her family. Well wishes go out to Elaine Kriesel and Anne Kuligowski, hope you both find sunnier days. Shirley Meyer and Virginia Rocke-Orlowski facing surgery this month. God Bless you both with a speedy recovery. Please keep all our auxiliary sisters in your prayers. District meeting will be held Saturday, April 18th at Brass Key restaurant, 10:00 AM. 4952 W. Forest Home Ave. ALL members are encouraged to attend. Time again for election of officers, which will take place at our April 27th meeting. All positions are open. Elective officers include, President, Sr. Vice-President, Jr. Vice-President, Treasurer, Chaplain, Conductress, Guard, and 3 … Continue reading

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Newsletter Post 10519 April, 2015

APRIL 2015 NEWSLETTER Greetings Members and Friends of Greendale VFW Post 10519, As of this writing the only two I know of on the sick or hurt list are Louie Fisher who is at the VA and Ralph Steffens who has been released from the VA and is convalescing at home. I also like welcome back snowbirds Bob Karwowski and Don Furdek and vacationing Ken Kieck. All three of these Vets are active in the Post. I have no new updates on the progress of the Greendale Veteran’s Memorial other than to encourage all eligible GREENDALE residents to vote in the upcoming School Board election. Also regarding the proposed Memorial there will be a program on Saturday April 18th at 10:00 am to return the flags to the proposed site. They were taken down in the fall and stored for the winter. The Post’s Color guard will be presenting the colors. The American Legion 416, the Legion Firing Squad, concerned citizens and anyone wishing to participate will be there. The news media has been contacted. Come and join us and … Continue reading

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VA Makes Strides on Reducing Claims Backlog

The federal initiative to provide timely decisions on disability payments to Veterans has crossed a major milestone in its final sprint to eliminate the backlog of Veterans’ benefits claims. Continue reading

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